Ski-Touring: Pravouta after work

2016-03-10 by davidof

Snow and Avalanche

Time Location Altitude Aspect Fresh/Total Type Skiability Stability
18:00:00 le Baure 1100 South-East 25/25 Breakable Crust 2
18:45:00 Woods 1600 South-East 50/100 Powder 3

Avalanche Observations

Altitude Aspect Size Type
1750 South-West Sluff Point Release

Snowline Up/Down: 1000 meters (3281 feet)
Avalanche Risk: 2


Route Taken: Stopped just below summit ridge to ski powder in the woods
Road Access

Vertical Climbed: 610 meters (2001 feet)
Distance: 6.5 km
Weather 9C in the valley. Inversion.


Little after work ski tour to check out the snow. I've been very busy the last few weeks and haven't had much time to get out. Snow was, logically, crusty with the crust getting thicker as it got colder. It probably isn't too bad around midday.



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